Advanced Search

Learn About The Holocaust

Special Collections

My Saved Research

Login

Register

Help

Skip to main content

Group portrait of members of "La Sixieme" [The Sixth], a Jewish underground rescue network operating in the southern zone of France.

Photograph | Photograph Number: 32106

Group portrait of members of "La Sixieme" [The Sixth], a Jewish underground rescue network operating in the southern zone of France.

Leo Bretholz is pictured in the second row from the front at the left, wearing a white shirt.

Formed by Robert Gamzon, leader of the Jewish scouting movement, Eclaireurs Israelites de France (EIF), "La Sixieme" sought to provide documentation and hiding places for Jewish children and to smuggle them over the borders into Spain and Switzerland.

Date
1944
Photo Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Leo Bretholz
Expand all
 
Record last modified: 2002-01-22 00:00:00
This page: https://collections.ushmm.org/search/catalog/pa1112219